Odesza is an up and coming electronic music duo which has gained a commendable reputation in the underground electronic music community. The band is recognized by electronic music enthusiasts and critics alike as a striking new voice in the music landscape. Odesza tickets are likely to be in high demand among the duo’s loyal followers. In 2015, the band is set to perform at major music festivals including Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, Coachella, Firefly and Governors Ball. Odesza has won tremendous critical reviews from leading press sources including The New York Times and Entertainment Weekly. Their famous singles include “All We Need” and “Say My Name”.
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Originating from Seattle, Odesza is an electronic music duo that is pushing the boundaries of electronic rhythms, creating some amazing music in the process. The pair has caused quite a stir in the music landscape and is gaining a formidable reputation in the industry courtesy of their distinctive music.
Formation of Odesza
The two member band consists of Western Washington University graduates Harrison Mills and Clayton Knight. The duo began collaborating during their senior year in 2012 and released their debut album the same year. The name of the band was taken from Mill’s uncle’s ship which had sunk. The pair worked prolifically during their initial years carving out a unique niche for their sound and developing a vast following meanwhile.
Odesza’s explosive growth
Odesza’s first big break came with the release of their acclaimed debut album, Summer’s Gone. Two singles from the album instantly leapt to the top position on the Hype Machine Popular chart. “I Play You Listen” and “How did I Get Here” appealed to a wide audience and even caught the attention of some critics that praised the band’s ‘refreshing’ sound.
In 2013, the pair released their first EP, My Friends Never Die, which again contained three Hype Machine topping tracks. Extensive touring and festival performances followed as Odesza built on the success of its albums. The duo achieved further fame when they featured as the support act for Pretty Lights on his fall tour.
Odesza’s chart topping album
Odesza’s sophomore album In Return was released in late 2014 and proved to be another big success. The record incorporates pop-infused, electronic beats with vocal performances from Madelyn Grant, Py and Shy Girls and Zyra. In Return, snagged the first spot on the Billboard’s “Top Electronic Albums” chart. It featured the duo’s lead hits “All We Need” and “Say My Name”, as well as other infectious beats like “Echoes”, “Memories That You Call” and “Sun Models”.
The duo’s future plans and fan following
Odesza already has a sold out North American tour to their credit. Their upcoming tour is also much anticipated so it wouldn’t be a surprise if Odesza tickets are sold out again. The band is set to showcase their talents at various major festivals including Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, Coachella, Sasquatch, Firefly, Hangout and the Governors Ball among others.
The duo has developed a large devoted fan base in a matter of years which is a testament to their refreshing and exciting music. They have twenty one number one hits on Hype Machine and have rocked the Billboard, iTunes and Spotify charts with their latest album. The pair has also been highlighted in notable press sources like The New York Times, Entertainment Weekly and TIME.
Odesza is all set to become one of the biggest names and prime movers in electronic music. Their multi-layered melodies add to the potency of their music. The pair promises to deliver even more brilliant performance than their previous shows at latest live concerts.